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Weather service storm forecasts get more localized
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The next time some nasty storms are heading your way, the National Weather Service says it will have a better forecast of just how close they could come to you....
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Studies fault warming in much of 2013 wild weather
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Scientists looking at 16 cases of wild weather around the world last year see the fingerprints of man-made global warming on more than half of them....
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News Guide: Ash and gases halt search on volcano
Toxic gases and ash were still coming from the Mount Ontake volcano Monday, halting the search for more victims and the recovery of the bodies. Here's a summary of events and a guide to understanding them:...
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35,000 walrus come ashore in northwest Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- Pacific walrus that can't find sea ice for resting in Arctic waters are coming ashore in record numbers on a beach in northwest Alaska....
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Elk nose into Grand Canyon water stations
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) -- Grand Canyon officials have reduced waste by banning disposable plastic water bottles and installing water stations for visitors....
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Wildlife populations plummet for 3,000 species
GENEVA (AP) -- About 3,000 species of wildlife around the world have seen their numbers plummet far worse than previously thought, according to a new study by one of the world's biggest environmental groups....
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Study: Recessions can postpone motherhood forever
NEW YORK (AP) -- When the economy tanks, women have fewer babies. But what happens in the following years, when conditions improve?...
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Feds unveil cleanup plan for nuclear waste dump
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- The U.S. Department of Energy on Tuesday said it's committed to cleaning up and resuming initial operations at the federal government's troubled nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico as early as 2016, work that's expected to cost more than $240 million....
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Biologists identify pot gardens as salmon threat
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) -- Water use and other actions by the marijuana industry in the Emerald Triangle of Northern California and Southern Oregon are threatening salmon already in danger of extinction, federal biologists said Tuesday....
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USC memory scientist Richard Thompson dies at 84
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Richard F. Thompson, the University of Southern California neuroscientist whose experiments with rabbits led to breakthrough discoveries on how memories are physically stored in the brain, has died. He was 84....
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